Reports Report 929bn (Event 929-2010)

This report has been linked to the following event: Event 929-2010
Observer
NameStacy
Experience Level1/5
RemarksI hope to find out more details about what it was that I saw. I initially called it a shooting star, but it was much larger than that. What an awesome experience. I\'m sure this happens all the time, but I feel lucky to have seen it tonight!
Location
AddressTriangle, VA
Latitude38° 32' 48.44'' N (38.55°)
Longitude 77° 20' 11.94'' W (-77.34°)
Elevation-
Time and Duration
Local Date & Time2010-12-28 18:45 EST
UT Date & Time2010-12-28 23:45 UT
Duration?
Direction
Moving directionFrom right to left
Descent Angle270°
Moving
Facing azimuth-1°
First azimuth77°
First elevation43°
Last azimuth-1°
Last elevation23°
Brightness and color
Stellar Magnitude1
Colorunsure but I do recall se
Concurrent Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Delayed Sound
ObservationNo
Remarks-
Persistent train
ObservationYes
Duration-1s
Length-1°
RemarksAs an amateur I guess I can only say that it was glowing...I can\\\\\\\'t recall specific colors. I think I was so amazed that I didn\\\\\\\'t catch all the details.
Terminal flash
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-
Fragmentation
ObservationUnknown
Remarks-